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May 19, 2012 9:00am EDT
. we have a solar eclipse later this afternoon out in the southwestern parts of the united states. southern parts of california, arizona. a solar eclipse coming later on this afternoon. if you're flying all the way to the west coast, you might get a glimpse on the way into your landing zones on the west coast. for around here, wow. what a beautiful looking day. temperatures now climbing into the low and mid-70s across the area. here's your saturday planner. temperatures in the upper 60s by 10:00 this morning. upper 70s today. another winner of a day coming. both today and for tomorrow. the battle of the beltways, the o's got the nats last night. we'll try it again tonight. 76 degrees at first pitch. i want to give a quick shoutout. we talked to all the kids at the leadership class in sinclair elementary. they're learning to be better leaders. they invited aaron and i to talk about leadership at our station and in the community. we had lots of fun questions. aaron found out when you mention the word earthquake in a presentation, that's what we talk about from that point forward. we
May 26, 2012 9:00am EDT
county government center to become naturalized united states citizens. they were sworn under oath. >> i will support and defend -- >> reporter: and pledge their allegiance to this country. >> my fellow americans -- >> reporter: congress man jerry connolly makes it a point to attend the sore mowny every year. >> just now you took that oath. and that makes you as american as me. >> reporter: originally from great britain, andrew eats says becoming a u.s. citizen is about paving away for his family and playing an active role in society. >> when you don't have that you hunger for it. and 16 years being a kind of, you know, partial participant in the democracy can be frustrating. >> reporter: for others it's about honoring the sacrifices their parents made for them and moving forward with the american dream. [ speaking in foreign language ] >> reporter: maria says it was the hardest thing to do to leave her family in peru the years ago. but she wanted more opportunities for her son. >> i mean, this is my home. >> reporter: and today havier became an american. >> by not only integrating mysel
May 20, 2012 9:00am EDT
to the united states. it was a compromise that allowed his wife and children to join him. >> translator: at the most critical junctures, the american embassy in china provided a safe haven, and the american government has provided great assistance. >> reporter: chen is a self-taught lawyer who was emprisoned after fighting forced abortions in his country. >> translator: i hope everybody works with me to promote justice and fairness in china. >> reporter: now, he is on american soil and set to begin his studies, and for many he is a symbol of courage and dev -- defiance. >>> and a group voted on the resolution yesterday at a retreat in miami, and that comes two weeks after president obama announced his support for same-sex marriage. the issue has traditionally divided the black community with many leaders in opposition. >>> today the mother of trayvon martin is expected to speak at a church. the empowerment temple invited her to share how she is coping with her son's death. she wanted her to speak because of her bravery, and it's a powerful example of how to stand up to injustice. zimmer
May 20, 2012 6:00am EDT
to be admitted into a hospital, and there was a plan to allow safe travel to the united states. it's a compromise that allowed his wife and children to join him. >> the american embassy in china provided a safe haven, and the american government has provided great assistance. i hope everybody works with me to promote justice and fairness in china. >> now, chen is on american soil and set to begin his studies at new york university, and for many he is a example of courage and defiance. >>> the group voted on the resolution in miami. it comes two weeks after president obama announced his support for gay marriage. many religious leaders opposing it. and the churches have led opposition to the bill. gay marriage is already legal in six states and the district. >>> a traffic alert for northern virginia drivers to tell you about. the outer loop of the beltway is closed. this is near springfield. crews are working on the project, and all lines should re-open by 9:00 this morning. >>> even with all of the mess you will still want to get outside today. >> yeah, you are absolutely right. you want to avoid
May 6, 2012 9:00am EDT
's involvement in the national socialist movement at the time of the deadly shootings. >> the united states lose one of its most iconic landmarks? human rights official for the united nations says that america should return land that is sacred to native americans. that includes the site of mt. rushmore. america's treatment of native americans can be considered racial discrimination. his report will now go to the u.n. human rights council. >>> ladies, keep calm and carry on. britain's prince harry is headed here to d.c. he will be in town tomorrow to accept an award for his charitable activities on behalf of wounded servicemen. harry will attend an awards dinner hosted by the atlantic council at the ritz-carlton hotel. he will also visit wounded veterans at the british ambassado ambassadors' residence. his training as an apache helicopter pilot. he worked with walking with the wounded, a british organization that retrains and reeducates veterans. the atlantic council is a washington-based think tank. >>> tonight a legendary story haunting prince george's county haunts the big screen. "return of t
May 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
report by the u.s. census bureau shows that 40 million foreign born people were living in the united states in 2010. more than half of the immigrant population is from latin america and the caribbean. nearly 30% are from asia. and more than half of all foreign born residents live in new york, california, texas, and florida. >>> the engine of an iconic race car designer and driver has gone silent. shelby passed away last thursday night in dallas. the texas native grew up raising chickens on a farm but eventually worked his way up to become an icon of the auto industry. his cobra and shelby mustang designs are instantly identifiable. at a time when racing was dominated by europe. shelby was 89 years old. >>> either winter continues or summer starts tonight for capitals. the caps are confident after an aggressive 2-1 win wednesday. and braden holt became a dad. the 22-year-old says it's an exciting time, but he is focused on the win. >> it's a great day. mom and baby are doing great. circumstances are different, but it's still the same game. still hockey. the main thing you learn when y
May 5, 2012 9:00am EDT
. >>> a tentative deal is in place for a chinese dissident to come to united states for an education. new york university has offered a fellowship to activist chen guangcheng. he wanted to leave china at one point escaping house arrest and fleeing to the u.s. embassy. chen says his family must come with him to avoid further harassment from the government. >>> the time right now is 9:36. they work around the clock and out of sight to make sure you are safe on the streets of d.c. up next, a look inside the fbi's washington situation room. >>> one and done. why the national christmas tree is already history less than a year after it was planted. >>> the bin laden anniversary, secret trip to afghanistan to announce staying in that country for ten more years and the ending of the war as we know it, a diplomatic crisis, a presidential candidate drops out and the latest report on the number of this election. unemployment. all in a week's work, right? president obama drove the political message in the first half of this week as national security dominated but the white house message was derailed by th
May 6, 2012 6:00am EDT
and multiply+xde. the united states department of education says÷rt independently grade, that child will moreg7a4 likely make contact with the criminal system.of the actually forecast what type of correctional facilities they will need based on who can read. williams and we started talking about taking over the school systems and governments, and it's near to me because# from a. and when i was 14 i went away to a private boarding school and never looked back. now i am an attorney and cpa and have four degrees, and it's all about having a good foundation for education. i am always pushing that. +rtisement for education. >> re-opened as the tech high school. when i saw our kids on a new nof having books for their course books in the month of may, i mandated our children get the mandated books by the second week of school. talking about education is the starting line for a life of happiness and we must make sure that we put our children in a position to have the life of a happiness, and it starts with education. >> i want to touch on a couple more things before roa itÑ'.tw adams morgan was of par
May 13, 2012 6:00am EDT
to be in lock step with the president of the united states. >> meanwhile, kaine's opponent, george allen got the nra's endorsement this past week? any thoughts about that? >> all of the people conservative are lining up against allen. the people who are more moderate or perhaps liberal are lining behind kaine. the thing in the race is how well will obama do and he will do well or not well according to the jobs economy. >> the only thing that bothers me is that the nra crowd somehow thinks that kaine is anti-gun, and that democrats are ready to come and take your gun out of your house. >> that's not true. >> and it's not true, absolutely not true. and you have allen bushing i am for hunting and my friends don't have to worry about that, and you can go out and hundred the and fish and you don't have to worry about me taking your guns. >>> the cost of a drink may increase. there's a proposal on the table to hike wholesale taxes on spirits and that could add 6 cents to each drink you buy. this comes from councilmember jim graham who says you need social services in the city. how much support do
May 27, 2012 6:00am EDT
on to become president of the united states. >> and the stew, it's suppose you hadly what washington ate on cold days. >> for local folks, the nostalgia is enough. >> martin never did meet his grandfather, but if he could help it, the family restaurant will continue to serve a lasting legacy. >> i love my daughter. she is strong and has grated personality and loves food. my son on the other hand has charm and personality, but has not learned to love food yet. >> there is always one in the family, right? family, right? >> thanks for joining us th in the black forest... [ thunder crashes ] [ engine revs, tires screech ] ...where things aren't always what they seem... because thrills hide in the shadows... just waiting at every turn. verbolten -- a new multi-launch coaster coming to busch gardens. brave the black forest. >>> good morning, everyone. i am angie goff. >> and i am richard jordan. here is a look at the top stories we are following this morning. that roar you might be hearing, it's thousands of motorcycles getting ready to head into d.c. it's the annual rolling thunder run that h
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